1 Mar, 2018

THE PERKS OF WORK

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HOW LOCAL COMPANIES ARE PLYING EMPLOYEES WITH EVERYTHING FROM CONCIERGES TO CORNHOLE

Tribe, Inc. employees enjoy a yearly wine tasting with cash prizes for guessing the mystery wines.

Years ago, company perks might have included a polo shirt with the office logo or a monthly birthday cake for the staff. These days, more and more businesses are offering elaborate benefits, such as an on-site chef […]

1 Mar, 2018

WHAT’S ON THEIR DESKS?

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A PEEK AT THE WORK SPACES OF FOUR LOCAL PROFESSIONALS

NAZY GAVAHI

They say a clean desk is a sign of a sick mind. Whether you believe that or not, the state of your office does tell a lot about you. We examined the desks of four Buckhead-area working stiffs to see what their spaces say about what they do and how they do it.

NAZY […]

1 Mar, 2018

WHO’S THE BOSS? YOU ARE!

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The rise of the self-employed

Becky Nickerson

Being self-employed means you work for the toughest boss imaginable.

“You will never work harder for anyone than yourself,” says Becky Nickerson, the founder of Infinity Yoga, which has locations in Brookhaven and Buckhead. Despite the challenges, though, the number of self employed and independent workers continues to increase. Some do it as a way to supplement income, while […]

1 Mar, 2018

FROM WAFFLE HOUSE TO WATERSHED

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Chef Zeb Stevenson tells it like it is

Stevenson doesn’t own a television and has never watched Game of Thrones.

Being a chef is a lot of work,” says Zeb Stevenson, executive chef at Watershed on Peachtree, the acclaimed Buckhead eatery known for its upscale Southern cuisine. Stevenson, 42, has never been one to sugarcoat things. But his honesty is one of the reasons people […]

1 Mar, 2018

THE WORK PLACE

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GETTING DOWN TO BUSINESS IN BUCKHEAD

Work: It’s something we all do at one point or another, whether it’s busing tables at the local diner or running a multi million dollar company. But look around, and you’ll see that the workplace is changing. For one, the number of co-working spaces is on the rise as more and more people opt for self-employment and the number of companies […]

1 Mar, 2018

MOUNTAINS TO MOAB

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Pack your sense of adventure for a trip to Utah’s Montage Deer Valley

The Montage Deer Valley resort is nestled in the mountains above Salt Lake City.

The Montage Deer Valley resort is nestled in the mountains above Salt Lake City.

As the tiny private plane soared above the mountains, still dappled with winter snow, and headed toward the red rocks of Moab, Utah, I tried […]

1 Mar, 2018

BUCKHEAD’S BEST BOSSES

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THE QUALITIES THAT MAKE AREA BIZ LEADERS THE CREAM OF THE CROP

Cricket Wireless’ George Cleveland

George Cleveland has dressed as Lenny Kravitz for a rock themed First Friday event at Cricket Wireless. Roadie’s Marc Gorlin believes he works for his employees, not the other way around. Lauren Fernandez, owner of Chicken Salad Chick in Buckhead, regularly takes her managers out for fun, off-site activities […]

1 Mar, 2018

WHAT’S COOKING

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Ever wanted to peer into your neighbors’ kitchens and check out their setups?

You’ll have that chance at The Junior League of Atlanta’s 21st Annual Tour of Kitchens March 24 and 25. You can feast your eyes on stunning, recently renovated kitchens in homes throughout Buckhead and Sandy Springs. Best of all, each home is partnered with a local chef who will perform cooking demos and serve […]

1 Mar, 2018

WORK IS A ZOO

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HOW SOME LOCAL OFFICES ARE GOING TO THE DOGS AND CATS

Engraver John Franciscus and his cat, Joey, are nearly inseparable. Joey joins him at his Sandy Springs studio almost every day.

ZuZu has such a bright and happy spirit,” says Rhonda Hazen, the owner of the luxury home goods shop House of Hazen in Buckhead. “She’s as much a part of the House of […]

1 Mar, 2018

DECODING THE WORKPLACE DRESS CODE

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Famed American costume designer Edith Head once quipped, “You can have anything you want if you dress for it.”

HER: Red Haute ivory mock-neck sleeveless lace tank ($88), BCBG black knit tuxedo blazer ($119), Hudson black denim skinny jeans ($165), Chinese Laundry Sitara ankle-strap heel shoes ($80), MJ Accessories hobo braided tassel bag ($68), Gorjana beaded tassel adjustable necklace ($110) and gold and black […]